Income Sharing Agreement: Solution for Student Loan Crisis?

Income Sharing Agreement: Solution for Student Loan Crisis?

Only around three weeks left and the UK universities academic year 2015 / 2016 start. And so does tens of thousands of new students' loans in Great Britain. The same is true in the United States where classes start this week. However, there is an emerging alternative to student loans there in the … [Read more...]

A Space-Enabled Future and Present: From STEM Education to Postgraduate

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Before this year ends, a British astronaut will be sent to land on the International Space Station. Major Timothy Nigel Peake will launch on board Russian spacecraft Soyuz TMA-19M on 15 December 2015. He will be Flight Engineer 1 together with a Russian Flight Commander and an American Flight … [Read more...]

University Application: What to Do If You Have Bad Grades

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Results day will be next week, 13 August 2015. A levels and school is through and you are left with no choice but to wait for your results. Some students will get the exam results required for the course and university they chose. Others' grades will be higher than what they hoped for. A few of them … [Read more...]

What to Know About University from the Start

What to Know About University from the Start

“How was I to know?!” “Nobody ever told me!” You would not want say these words when you become a part of the job market and the greater society in life after you graduate or, worse, if you do not and drop out of university. Those are words of regret that you will say looking back at the university … [Read more...]

Tips to Help You Prepare to Apply for Oxbridge

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The deadline for applications to the University of Cambridge and University of Oxford is yet on 15 October. It is still three months away and yet you are here trying to know more about how to prepare for it. If you want to apply to these Oxbridge universities, you are on the right track. Yes, it is … [Read more...]

Personal Statement Using the Most Important Elements

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You are allowed up to 4,000 characters for your personal statement. It is equivalent to more or less than 600 words. It may be a little bit too short for you to be able to include everything that you feel will make you more competitive than other applicants. At the same time, it may also be too long … [Read more...]

Some Essay Exam Blunders at Oxford University

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Writing academic essays at university is a problem to almost all students. It should not be for students in a top university. Apparently, it is. Just like the essay writing of students in other schools, that of some Oxford students demonstrated insufficient basic common sense, difficulty in … [Read more...]

Student Safety: How To Protect Yourself From Theft, Robbery And Criminal Attacks

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Theft, robbery and criminal attacks are scary. Not to scare you but thieves and robbers find students as vulnerable targets. 20% of students have been victimised by crime during their higher education, reports the National Union of Students. Nevertheless, there is less to no need to worry if you do … [Read more...]

How to be Accepted into Medical School

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It is still a few months before the October deadline of the UCAS applications for medicine, dentistry and veterinary science courses. While it is a little far away, there is still much time for interested students to prepare to successfully get into medical school. Here are some specific tips to … [Read more...]